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Flora of the Whittle Dene, Prudhoe

Sunday 19 June, 2pm-5pm

This is a Woodland Trust reserve along the steep sided valley of the stream. In addition to a variety of ancient woodland plants, we should find Dutch Rush Equisetum hyemale, Spindle Euonymus europaeus, Three-nerved Sandwort Moehringia trinervia, Giant Bellflower Campanula latifolia and, if we can relocate it, Downy Currant Ribes spicatum.

Meet at Low Prudhoe Riverside Country Park (OS grid ref NZ 087635 or postcode NE42 6NP). [Note that Ovingham Bridge may not have reopened to vehicles, although it is open to pedestrians].

Leader: Janet Simkin & Angus Lunn

Accompanied children 12+ welcome